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Oct 1, 2012 3:00am PDT
south and east, that we could have created an environment where we could leave and have them capable of carrying out their continued counterinsurgency missions. the fact is, al qaeda is on the rise throughout the middle east. the fact is that they believe that we are weak. they believe we are withdrawing. i talk to these leaders all over the middle east. and this is part of that scenario. look at what's happened in iraq. over 4,000 young americans, and we now have al qaeda on the comeback. anyway, go ahead, willie. >> history is what it is, senator. i think a lot of us wish we weren't in afghanistan anymore, that we hadn't lost 2,000 lives. >> but there was a way out. it's not as if it was an impossible situation. almost all of us agree there was a way that we could have succ d succeeded. >> fair enough, but we are where we are. so what would you do today? why would another year, five years, ten years change afghanistan? >> i would make a decision as to whether we had a significant number of troops listening to my military leadership to remain there to carry out an environment where
MSNBC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am EDT
would've sat back and done nothing in this environment. >> yeah. they're doing a lot to try and support the opposition and create the space in which you can get a solution to it but e real problem in syria is that if this j ces on, it'll go even deeper in to what will be a civil war that can spill out into surrounding countries. i think there is a need to look at what more we can do to create, for example, places of safety for the opposition. ttftio me it clear that is a acly that message is being delivered very strongly by your government, the european governments, as well. the other change there is in the region, frany, now there's a lot of support from many of the surrounding countries in the region for a change of regime th act it with something that is democratic and stable. >> what are some of your suggestions to provide the safety for the oppositions. to do some more to provide the space? >> i think what ople are looking at. whetr it's possibleo ce areas within syria in which the opposition can move and we can give them some protection. the uth is what assad is doing is basicall
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